The popular sale, held June 20 & 21, converts the unwanted year-end possessions of Carleton students into bargains for area residents and cash for local charities.
- May 26, 2015
Vayu Maini Rekdal ’15 (Stockholm, Sweden) is the recipient of a prestigious James Mill Peirce Fellowship from Harvard University, a scholarship the provides $18,000 to the top incoming students in natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering at the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Rekdal plans to join the Molecules, Cells and Organisms (MCO) PhD program at Harvard this fall, where he will continue his research on biochemical and microbial basis of human nutrition.
The cinema and media studies major from Los Angeles has been awarded a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship for his project “Conscious Rap and the Global Cypher.”
This year's event, with an address presented by Grace Ogilby '12, will be streamed live.
- May 20, 2015
The Carleton College Chinese Music Ensemble will perform in concert on Sunday, May 24 at 4 p.m. in the Concert Hall.
Katherine Boo’s stunning best-selling book, “Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity,” comes to life on the big screen on Sunday, May 24 at 2 p.m. in the Weitz Center Cinema.
Retired professional football player shares his story of life as a gay man in the NFL.
Esteemed Japanese diplomat Shigeo Yamada, a member of the Carleton Class of 1989, will present an insider’s view of current Japanese-US relations in an appearance on Thursday, May 14 from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Gould Library Athenaeum.
The prestigious honor from the Woodrow Wilson Foundation enables recipients to begin their journey towards representing the United States as Foreign Service Officers.
- May 11, 2015
Humanities fellow Joylon Thomas uses animated feature films and television series as source material for understanding contemporary Japanese religion.
A suggested donation of $15 buys a serving of soup, the hand-made ceramic bowl it’s served in, and a side of bread. All proceeds go to the Northfield Community Action Center’s food shelf.
Not-to-be-missed performance conducted by Thomas Zehetmair and featuing cellist Julie Albers.
Symphony Band celebrates the season with a special performance honoring members of the Class of 2015May 8, 2015
The Carleton College Symphony Band, directed by professor Ronald Rodman, will celebrate the spring season with a special performance on Friday, May 15 at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
Carleton faculty flutist Martha Jamsa will perform with musical friends in a program of Bach, Villa-Lobos, Rutter, and Liebermann on Saturday, May 16 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the Carleton College Concert Hall.
- May 4, 2015
“Solid Gould Hits: The College Library as Archive, Small Publisher, Maker Space, Laboratory, Incubator, and Late-Night Social Club”
Allen's presentation is entitled “Just Being There Was Against The Law."
Performance explores the interconnectedness between human emotions and the environments that shape them.
The spring season is officially upon us and the public is invited to check out what’s happening in the Carleton College Cowling Arboretum.
- April 30, 2015
- April 30, 2015
World-renowned nay virtuoso and multi-instrumentalist Bassam Saba presents An Evening of Arab Music.
William Shakespeare’s “King Lear” will hit the big screen on Sunday, May 10 at 2 p.m. in the Carleton College Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema. The screening is of the 2014 production at the renowned Stratford Festival in Canada, starring celebrated classical actor Colm Feore as the mad king and directed by the company’s artistic director, Antoni Cimolino. This event is free and open to the public.
Renowned “word crafter“ and Oulipian Daniel Levin Becker will present “re: Composition—Of Books and Bots” on Thursday, May 7 from 8 to 10 p.m. in the Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema at Carleton College. Based in San Francisco, Levin Becker is a member of the French literary-mathematical collective, Oulipo, a group of Parisian writers and scientists who use strict mathematical rules to generate literature.
- April 25, 2015
Titled “Invest in Girls, Transform the World,” Harper’s presentation reflects Let Girls Lead's mission to empower girls to change the world.
- April 25, 2015
The Russian classic comes to life on stage in the Weitz Center Theater.